FREE SCHOOL MEAL PROGRAM BEGINS FOR PRIMARY SCHOOL STUDENTS

Sri Lanka begins Free School Meal program for All Primary Students   President Ranil Wickremesinghe emphasized the importance of holistic education, advocating for a curriculum that includes both academic subjects and nutritional support for children across the country. He also…

FROM MONDAY ( TODAY) FREE MEALS TO ALL PRIMARY STUDENTS

Free School Meals for All Primary Students from Monday Starting tomorrow, the Education Ministry will provide a main meal to every student in Grades 1 through 5, in accordance with recommendations from nutritionists. Education Minister Susil Premajayantha has instructed that…

ENGLISH MEDIUM EDUCATION SCHOOLS TO BE INCREASED

Proposal to increase number of schools offering English Medium education   The Cabinet Committee to formulate and implement a National Education Policy Framework (NEPF) has proposed to increase the number of schools offering education in English Medium. According to the…

DATES OF RESULTS OF SCHOLARSHIP, GCE O/L ,A/L RELEASED

Scholarship exam, GCE O/L, A/L dates released   The Examination Department has announced the schedule for several key examinations for the year 2024. Accordingly, the GCE (O/L) Examinations 2023 is scheduled to take place from May 6th to May 15th…

OWING TO QUESTION PAPERS SHARED IN SOCIAL MEDIA TERM TESTS SUSPENDED

Term tests for Western province suspended   The term tests for grade 10 and 11 in the Western province schools has been postponed after some of the question papers were shared on social media ahead of the examination. A senior…

SCHOOL TERM PLAN FOR 2024 REVISED

Revised school term plan for 2024 released   The revised school term timetable for the year 2024 has been published by the Ministry of Education. Accordingly, the Ministry of Education stated that the first phase of the first school term,…

JAPAN DONATES FREE LAPTOPS TO IT STUDENTS

Free Laptops from Japan to IT students Free laptops provided by the Japanese IT University were handed over to software engineering students by Prime Minister Dinesh Gunawardena at a function held at the Temple Trees on Thursday (Feb 29). The…

PROGRAM ON SEXUAL EDUCATION TO COMMENCE IN MARCH

Education Ministry to launch program on sexuality education in March   The Ministry of Education has made arrangements to launch new educational publications compiled to provide education on sexuality from the pre-childhood development stage to the adult community. Ministry of…

ONE HUNDRED STUDENTS TO GET SCHOLARSHIPS

Presidential Scholarships” for 100,000 School Students   “Presidential Scholarships” for 100,000 School Students on the Advice of the President In an effort to support the education of Sri Lankan children, President Ranil Wickremesinghe introduced the “Presidential Academic Scholarship Program 2024/2025.”…

FOR SOLICITING BRIBES FOR GRADE 1 ADMISSIONS DS PRINCIPAL ACCUSED

DS Principal accused of soliciting bribes for Grade 1 admissions   The “Sathiya” newspaper reports that the Ministry of Education has initiated an investigation into an incident where the Principal and a teacher of the D.S. Senanayake College in Colombo…